Obervational Humor — Case Study #69

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Here is another Observational Humor monologue presented at the end of a meeting. She humorously referred to it as Hot, Horrible and Sweaty. A speaker talked about a road trip thru Utah. Linda, the program emcee, performed a magic trick to introduce the Observational Humor Master (me). Good response primarily because the set-up happened immediately before I delivered the line. I opened the floor to Observational Humor from the members.

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May Cartoon Caption Contest Results

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Is that what happened to you? Darin Thompson, Smithfield, Utah. ** SECOND PLACE **. Contests Cartoon caption creative writing humor contestIt’s time for the results of our May Cartoon Caption Contest featuring the artwork of professional cartoonist Dan Rosandich. New Cartoon Caption Contests are announced at the start of the month (alternating months). New Joke Contests are announced at the start of the month (alternating months). The next Joke Contest is June 1, 2011.


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Your primary responsibility is to entertain a room full of people. Hans Rosling ’s style is humorous and matter-of-factly. I was quite impressed by your slides at WordCamp Utah that I’m seriously considering #8. Unless you’re an after-dinner speaker or comedian, I don’t think your primary responsibility is to entertain. I believe your primary responsibility is to engage the audience with your content.

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I have to add that I was also a National Speakers Association member for many years which included speaker of the year (twice) and past president of the Utah Chapter. The key to getting the most value out of any organization is to take responsibility for your own growth, which is basically what many of your points say. Stumpy & Bumpy Laugh Off The Pounds Blog Archive ▼ 2010 (28) ► October (6) Speaking with Humor - HALLOWEEN SPECIAL!

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